Kansas City Wizards weekly update
Los Angeles Galaxy @ Cary, North Carolina, L 0-1
Coach’s Bar & Grill to Host Watch Party on Sunday, May 30th
The Kansas City Wizards hit the road this Memorial Day weekend to take on the Eastern Conference leading MetroStars on Sunday, May 30th at Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ. The match kicks off at 6:30 p.m. CT and will be broadcast live on Metro Sports.
The Wizards will host a watch party for the game at Coach’s Bar and Grill in South Kansas City, located at 414 W. 103rd St., just off 103rd and Wornall. Remember to wear blue and cheer on your Wizards as they take on the MetroStars. For directions, call Coach’s Bar and Grill at 816-941-2286 or log on to www.coach-s.com.
“Celebrate America” at Arrowhead on July 3rd
Come “Celebrate America” with the Wizards as they host the Dallas Burn on Saturday, July 3rd at Arrowhead Stadium. The match will kickoff 7:30 p.m. CT and will be followed by Kansas City’s largest Independence Day weekend fireworks display set to music. Tickets are available by calling Ticketmaster at 816-931-3330 or online at www.ticketmaster.com.
Check out Freddy Adu at Arrowhead on July 10th, Order the “Freddy Four Pack” Online
Fourteen-year-old soccer phenom Freddy Adu is coming to Arrowhead on Saturday July 10th when the Wizards take on D.C. United. The Wizards are offering a special “Freddy Four Pack” of tickets online. Fans can purchase four Field Level Reserved seats for just $60. Additional tickets can be purchased for $15 each. Log on to www.kcwizards.com and click on the Freddy Adu banner to purchase the “Freddy Four Pack” online.
Klein Closing in on Second Place on Wizards Scoring Charts
Wizards midfielder Chris Klein is closing in on second place on the Wizards all-time scoring charts after scoring his 30th career MLS goal on May 8th against the Chicago Fire. He now has 88 career points in a Wizards uniform, just two points shy of Mo Johnston with 90 points. Klein’s 30 goals are also one shy of Johnston’s total of 31 career goals, the second most in franchise history trailing Preki’s 69 career goals and 234 career points in a Wizards jersey.
Wizards ACE Injury/Absence Report Player Status Injury/Reason M - Preki Out Fractured Fibula/Dislocated Ankle (L) F - Igor Simutenkov Out Torn Achilles Tendon (L)
Wizards Schedule for the Week of May 24, 2004 (All Times CT, subject to change):
Exhibition: Wizards at Des Moines Menace (PDL), Des Moines, IA, 7:00 p.m. CT